From the Queen's speech we learn that children in England are to be given legal rights to a good education. Blair may be gone but the Project lives, its essence distilled in this proposal: why actually do something when you can pass a law that says something must be done, instead?
The rest of Shuggy's post is worth reading to, but the above quote so neatly sums up this government's attitude—the corrosive idea that legislating for something automatically makes it so. It's not only incredibly fucking delusional but it makes for bad law, severe miscarriages of justice, and an unprecedented constriction of liberty.
Why won't these dreadful little turds just fuck off—now?